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Tissington Trail


21 km / 13 miles
Along the former London and North Western Railway north from Ashbourne in Derbyshire as far as Parsley Hay where it joins the High Peak Trail. It makes a good link into the Pennine Bridleway and Midshires Way.

One of several former railway lines, collectively the White Peak Trails, providing useful links with many other routes through the White Peak area and which are open for use by walkers and cyclists. They are the High Peak Trail (18 miles) Cromford - Dowlow; Tissington Trail (13 miles) Ashbourne - Parsley Hay, where it connects with the High Peak Trail; Monsal Trail (9 miles) Wye Dale - Coombs Viaduct, Bakewell; Manifold Way (8 miles) Hulme End - Waterhouses.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy
Former Railway
Start: SK175469 - Ashbourne, Derbyshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK147633 - Parsley Hay, Derbyshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Peak District Information - Tissington Trail Derbyshire UK - Tissington Trail Peak District National Park - Tissington Trail

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download White Peak Trails and Cycle Routes  (Peak District National Park  - 2010 ) Download
External download Derbyshire CC - Cycle Derbyshire  (Derbyshire County Council  - 2014 ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 119, 128
OS Landranger Active 119, 128
OS Explorer 24, 259
OS Explorer Active 24, 259

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Route Profile:

20.7 km (12.9 miles)
403 m (1,322 ft) ascent
352 m (1,155 ft)  maximum height

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